Three more US pilots were announced as pick-ups yesterday: Outsourced, Love Bites and The Event, all for NBC.
A demoted manager is shipped to India to oversee customer-service reps. Stars Ben Rappaport, Rizwan Manji, Sacha Dhawan, Rebecca Hazlewood and includes Australian Jessica Gower (The Secret Life of Us)
Loosely connected stories of love, sex and marriage revolving around two characters, stars Becki Newton and Jordana Spiro.
An emotional high-octane conspiracy thriller that follows Sean Walker (Jason Ritter), an Everyman who investigates the mysterious disappearance of his fiancée, Leila (Sarah Roemer), and unwittingly begins to expose the biggest cover-up in U.S. history.
They join Undercovers, and Law & Order: Los Angeles.
In other Pilot news the following are showing promise for CBS, FOX and The CW.
Updated take on the original series revolving around an elite branch of the Hawaii State Police with Alex O’Loughlin, Daniel Dae Kim , Grace Park, Taryn Manning.
Rogue CIA operatives combat bureaucratic gridlock, rampant incompetence and political infighting with Brett Ratner.
Two fiery Las Vegas defence attorneys go to the mat for their clients, with Jim Belushi and Jerry O’Connell.
Bleep My Dad Says (aka Shit My Dad Says)
Based on the Twitter account, with William Shatner…. change it to Shat My Dad Says please!
Livin’ on a Prayer
Revolving around an unmarried couple and their friends in Pittsburgh, with Joe Manganiello.
A team of U.S. marshals and a group of convicts race against the clock to apprehend escaped prisoners, with Laz Alonso, Domenick Lombardozzi.
A con man lives two lives in a soap set against the backdrop of big Texas oil.
A rogue cowboy cop and Chicago’s first female police chief vow to clean up the streets.
Steven Spielberg’s dino-drama.
Keep Hope Alive
A man raises his child as a single parent while living with his folks with Lucas Neff, Martha Plimpton, Garret Dillahunt, Cloris Leachman.
Revolves around three male friends in different stages of relationships; based on an Israeli series.
Update of “La Femme Nikita,” where Nikita has gone rogue and a new assassin is trained to replace her, starring Maggie Q.
Revolves around “changelings” who are responsible for saving humans from evil; based on novel of the same name.
Ensemble show set in the world of competitive college cheerleading; “Election” meets “Bring It On.”
Source: Hollywood Reporter